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Distinguished Scientist Award

Congratulations to Professor George Smith FRS who has been honoured as the 2016 Distinguished Scientist in Physical Science of the Microscopy Society of America. George will receive his award at Microscopy & Microanalysis 2016 meeting in Columbus, Ohio USA on July 25, followed by a plenary address. 

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Ab-initio Design of Perovskite Photovoltaics

The Materials Modelling and Design group has been granted a PRACE DECI-13 project that provides direct access to Cartesius, the Dutch national supercomputer. This facility will be used to perform state-of-the-art numerical simulations focused on the design of new, improved materials for solar cell applications. 

Jennifer LeRoy

Marie Curie Fellowship

Congratulations to Dr Jennifer Le Roy who has been awarded an Oxford University Glasstone Research Fellowship in Science and an incoming Marie Curie Fellowship to undertake research in molecular spintronics and the development of a new generation of devices for information storage and processing